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Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak (born July 31, 1979), credited professionally as B. Novak, is an American actor, screenwriter, author, producer and director.
He is most widely known for being a writer and executive producer of The Office (2005–2013), in which he also played Ryan Howard. His father co-edited The Big Book of Jewish Humor, and has ghostwritten memoirs for Nancy Reagan, Lee Iacocca, Magic Johnson, and others; his parents also established a Jewish matchmaking service.
The two dated on and off while writing and acting on the show, sometimes mirroring the on-again, off-again nature of the relationship between their respective characters Ryan Howard and Kelly Kapoor.
In mid-October 2015, an Apple i OS app that Novak co-created and developed with Dev Flaherty called the List App was released; the app has since been nominated for a Webby Award (losing in its category to Beme and Pocket) and in May 2016 became available as both an Android addition and a full website.
Characters aren't joke machines to her, or types to satirize. and Mindy also dated in real life during the show — according to Mindy, "[We] dated on and off for a couple of years, and now we are just, like, best friends. It's the kind of friendship you have when you are embedded with someone, that you can only get by putting in that insane amount of time with people."In other words, they're basically living out the plot of one of those adorable will they or won't they romantic comedies that Mindy loves so much. "A friend of mine who doesn't know Mindy told me that for a year she considered Mindy's book one of her closest friends. It's extremely intelligent without being the least bit pretentious." —B. Novak "To do an imitation of Mindy, all you need to do is just be constantly texting and saying, ' Oh my god! We are pretty inseparable best friends with a lot of chemistry ourselves, and we’re not dating. ' It’s such a common thing to have that platonic best friend that becomes a little weird when you start dating someone." "Mindy has long been considered the best writer on The Office, and every actor on the show thinks she writes for them best," says Novak. And she gets lost on Twitter and, you know, the hours go by and she'll look up and she won't have realized he's gone." —Rainn Wilson, in Vulture "I was closest with Mindy Kaling, and also least close with Mindy Kaling, on a minute-by-minute basis. She's the best." And said in an interview about it, "I don’t know that it’s a direct analogy, but it’s definitely inspired by our relationship.Following his graduation from Harvard, he moved to Los Angeles, California and began working in clubs as a comedian.
His first live stand-up performance took place at the Hollywood Youth Hostel on October 10, 2001. On July 21, 2010, news reports indicated Novak had signed a contract to remain with the show for its seventh and eighth seasons; under the new terms, he would be made an executive producer midway through Season 7 and direct two episodes of the show.
We weren't always on the same page on a given day or a given hour. And people didn't know, if she was gone, they would ask me where she was, and vice versa. "I think you have to be very careful when you have an explosive connection with somebody.